Sensational Sunday!

I kicked off Sunday by eating some oatmeal.

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1/3 cup oatmeal

1/2 cup water

1/2 cup almond milk

Sprinkle of carob chips

Natural PB

I discovered some teeny cucumbers growing in the planters on my patio!

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Powered by Oatmeal I installed the bike computer I bought in the US last weekend.IMG_4914

IMG_4926It was pretty simple to install and then I was I headed down to the beach to break it in. I rode 18km in 52 minutes, burned 980 calories and had a max speed of 29km/h. It was pretty fun to check on the stats throughout the ride.

When we got back to the car I was ready to chill on the “beach” with some coconut water and a Carrot Cake Cliff Bar.

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Overall I thought the Cliff bar was good and tasted like carrot cake. I prefer the simpler ingredients of the LARABARS but this was good for something different. The only thing I didn’t like was the hard pieces of carrot. I ate half the bar in the afternoon and was satisfied until our 8pm dinner.

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Back at home we fired up the Grill and tried out some Presidents Choice ribs I got for free from The Superstore for spending over $100 in groceries.

I’ve only made ribs from scratch before but as these were free there was nothing to lose!

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The ribs are fully cooked and all you need to do is heat them up, which I did on the BBQ (you can see the boys shish-kabobs on the right).

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According to the package the ribs would fall right off the bone and were in a beer and chipotle marinade.

I have to admit I wasn’t sure how I would like these since I’m not a huge BBQ sauce fan but on the flip side I enjoy most P.C. brand products. I recently tried a P.C. chicken burger at a BBQ which was the best pre-made chicken burger I’ve ever had, it was just like a thin chicken breast instead of an oversize, chewy chicken nugget.

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These ribs did NOT disappoint! They were so quick to “cook” and SO tender. Even better they were NOT fatty and they tasted like they were from a restaurant – I could have eaten the whole thing myself!

Would I buy them in the future? They are definately great if you don’t want to spend hours making ribs yourself, so if they weren’t too expensive I would pick them up for a treat.

Tomorrow is a holiday in Canada but I plan to work for a few hours as I’m working ahead to cover my vacation.

About Christina @ Food.Fitness.Fun.

I like sun, sand, surf, tunes and vegan mac ‘n cheese with bacon. Oh, and sarcasm.
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